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  1. Collected Department Releases: Visit of Counselor Thomas A. Shannon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | State Department

    Counselor Thomas A. Shannon and Special Coordinator for Haiti Thomas C. Adams will travel to the Dominican Republic and Haiti, March 29-31. They will meet with senior government officials, civil society, and the private sector.

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  2. Bliss Cruise Takes Lead in Lifestyle Industry with Record Sales PaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | 24-7 Press Release

    The only full ship, clothing-optional charter in 2015 is also the Lifestyle's most sought after of all time with 75% of cabins already booked. FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, March 24, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Bliss Cruise continues to make waves after announcing that its November cruise is almost sold out, even though the ship doesn't leave port for almost nine months.

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  3. Angels Cuban prospect Roberto Baldoquin finally reaches spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Wave

    More than four months after the Angels agreed to sign the 20-year-old Cuban to a record-setting bonus, he worked out on American soil for the first time on Friday morning. His odyssey to Arizona included eight days in a hotel in Haiti while waiting for his visa, followed by two days worth of traveling.

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  4. LifeWalk Mission Intl to Conduct Global Conversation about HaitiRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | PR Log

    PRLog - March 12, 2015 - ATLANTA -- LifeWalk Mission International will conduct the first of many Global Conversation sessions in the metro area of Atlanta. The first two hour in-classroom session will focus on the Country of Haiti.

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  5. VIDEO: Once was blind, but now I see: U.S. doctors bring hope to HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Religion News Service

    SAINT LOUIS DU NORD, Haiti Judith Mesadieu has dreams of becoming a doctor, but her poor eyesight and partial blindness makes it hard to study. A corneal transplant could fix the problem, but the procedure remains rare in Haiti, which has just six eye surgeons for every 1 million people, according to the International Council of Ophthalmology.

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  6. Greensboro/Winston Salem HOA Management Company Provides Aid for Haitian Orphans During Recent TripRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | PRWeb

    Association Management Group has been able to help arrange medical help, supplies and even hired two new teachers to assist parentless children. During AMG's most recent trip to Haiti in February, they brought beds, linens, towels, and clothing to orphans without those items.

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  7. The Road to Hope, with Teen Student Philanthropists, Announce Opening...Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | PRWeb

    "Our goal is to build sustainable communities focused on education," said Rich Harris. "More than anything, Haitians want to give their kids opportunities to attend school and thrivea things we take for granted."

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  8. LSU, Southern staff members help restore nutrition programs in HaitiRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Advocate

    Photo supplied by Carl Motsenbocker Haiti LSU Sustainable Agriculture Study Abroad Excursion visit to home of the leader of the local farmer cooperative in Cayes-Jacmel Haiti. The visit was an assessment of the farmer cooperatives needs and future agricultural development activities.

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  9. 4 honeymoon-worthy cruises to far-flung destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | KNDU

    Labadee on Royal Caribbean The private beach island of Labadee marries traditional Haitian culture and adventure against Haiti's cultural center, Cap Haitien. Whiz down the world's longest over- water zip line, or sip frozen, rum-laden Labaduzee cocktails.

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  10. Commentary: A new Marriott with a Haitian touch opens in Port au PrinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Jean H Charles I, along with a group of media workers, was invited by the Clinton Foundation to a two-day tour trekking with President Bill Clinton, visiting some sites that were unfamiliar to most of the seasoned Haitian journalists. First, it was a community named Coupe Gorge in the rural village of Sarazin in the county of Mirabalais.

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  11. Call Clinton Foundation Action What It Was: CorruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Commentary Magazine

    So, it's now become clear that the Clinton Foundation violated its ethics agreement with the Obama administration, which had been drawn up to avoid conflicts of interest when President Obama tapped Hillary Clinton to become his secretary of state. Because the Clinton Foundation often received donations from foreign states and Hillary Clinton didn't want her tenure in Foggy Bottom to drain the Foundation of the funds upon which it came to rely, Obama administration lawyers hashed out an agreement in which foreign states could donate, but only if they had donated before and only if they did not provide additional money beyond what had been their previous practice.

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  12. Jacksonville couple running orphanage in Haiti will raise funds through WJCT eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Youth at the All Things New orphanage in Haiti, run by Jacksonville couple Matt and Jessica Bush, sent New Year's good wishes. Jessica Bush, a former teacher at Greenfield Elementary School in Jacksonville, holds class at All Things New orphanage in Haiti.

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  13. New Marriott hotel opens in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Haiti's President Michel Martelly and former US President Bill Clinton join officials from Digicel Group and Marriott International to open Marriott Port-au-Prince Hotel PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- The new Marriott Port-au-Prince Hotel on Wednesday checked in its first guests. Among the 200 new Haitian hotel workers who welcomed them were young people from disadvantaged backgrounds, and Haitian-Americans who want to share their hospitality skills to help boost Haiti's tourism economy.

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  14. Marriott Port-au-Prince Hotel Opens in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Hotel News Resource

    The new Marriott Port-au-Prince Haiti Marriott Hotel today checked in its first guests. Among the 200 new Haitian hotel workers who welcomed them were young people from disadvantaged backgrounds, and Haitian-Americans who want to share their hospitality skills to help boost Haiti's tourism economy.

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  15. Rebuilt Catholic hospital in Haiti to reopen April 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | St. Anthony Messenger

    Walking through the new St. Francis de Sales Hospital, Dr. Wilfrid Cadet surveys a nearly empty pharmacy and points to where storage units, desks and work stations will be located. With an April 1 opening date looming, Cadet, the hospital's chief operating officer, knows the checklist of what needs to get done is long.

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  16. This week's best travel bargains from around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa has a family deal . The Ultimate Family Vacation starts at $379 a night and includes guest room with private lanai ; Hertz SUV daily rental and self-parking; daily buffet breakfast for two adults and two children; two-for-one tickets to the Drums of the Pacific Lu'au and the resort's Tour of the Stars; and free ticket for one child to submarine, Lanai snorkel or dolphin watch excursion when accompanied by paying adult.

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  17. Former Briarcliff Resident Visits Haiti To Run Nine Marathons In Nine DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Mount Pleasant Daily Voice

    Josh Elkes is one of seven people traveling to Haiti from Feb. 21 to March 1 and running 230 miles in nine days to raise money for Team Tassy. It is an organization that works to prepare and place the poor in Haiti into good, dignified jobs so they can pull themselves out of poverty.

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  18. 10 Best Winter Cruises on the East CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Switched

    For those looking to escape this brutal winter, your ship has come into port. There are fleets of luxury cruise ships, all accessible from the East Coast, ready to set sail for tropical locations.

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  19. Marriott opens in Haiti, part of Digicela s philanthropic effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    When the first Marriott hotel debuts in Port-au-Prince on Feb. 24, it will be the realization of a request from former U.S. President Bill Clinton to the head of one of the Caribbean's largest mobile phone networks to help bring much needed jobs to Haiti and help it once again become a tourist destination. "There are a lot of good hotels in Haiti, but there needed to be a multinational brand," said Denis O'Brien, the founder and chairman of telecom giant Digicel Group, which happily took on Clinton's challenge.

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  20. Olivier Bottrie Awarded French National Order of MeritRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Women's Wear Daily

    PageType='article' Category Value='Fashion' Category URL Name='fashion-news' Subcategory Value='Fashion Scoops' Subcategory URL Name='fashion-scoops' Context='main' User Logged In = Online Access = false Archive Access = false Expiration Date = Auto Renew = hasAutologin = hasIPClient = ClientIP = 64.13.133.22 Host name = s612770nj3vl468.uspswy6.savvis.net Host ip = 10.89.118.77 PHILANTHROPIC FOCUS: Olivier Bottrie, president of travel retail worldwide at the Estee Lauder Cos. and co-founder of Hand in Hand for Haiti, the nonprofit organization, has been appointed to the French National Order of Merit.

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